The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) was awarded the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize for accomplishing the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. PSR worked with ICAN to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian impacts of nuclear weapons. PSR is an ICAN partner organization that joined civil society efforts spanning 100 countries to advocate for an international ban against nuclear weapons.Read more »
Over 200 activists and caring citizens from across the state of Florida held a rally in the state capital of Tallahassee and met with legislators to educate them about the environmental, economic and health harm from fracking. PSR Florida was well represented.Read more »
Nov 8th was a historical day for solar energy in the Sunshine State. We are so thankful to the volunteer powerhouse that worked tirelessly on defeating a $26 million deception campaign, aimed at tricking voters into blocking solar in Florida. Together we sent a loud message that Floridians want solar choice and we're willing to fight for it. The #SolarUprising is alive and well in the Sunshine State. Thanks for making history!
PSR's Dr. Alan Lockwood visited Miami and Tampa as part of his fall speaking tour, highlighting his new book on climate change, "Heat Advisory."View photos from the events »
Letter to the editor from PSR Florida's Dr. Ron Saff.Source: Tallahassee Democrat
Op-ed from PSR Florida's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg in the newsletter of the Florida College of Emergency Physicians.Source: Emergency Medicine Pulse
Gynecologist obstetrician and PSR member Deborah Trehy, MD speaks out against fracking in Florida, citing health concerns.Source: Creative Loafing Tampa
Florida PSR is holding their annual board meeting in Tampa on Saturday, Nov 18 from 1-5pm.
Presentation by Florida PSR's Dr. Yolanda Whyte for a Congressional Black Caucus briefing on the health effects of coal ash and ozone. Read more »
PSR's official comments on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Clean Power Plan, submitted November 22, 2014. Read more »
Yolanda Whyte, MD, a Board member of PSR Florida. These are her comments before an EPA hearing on water pollution from coal plants on July 9, 2013. Read more »
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